Printing an existing PDF saved to database Omnis 10

Phil (OmnisList) phil at
Mon Mar 13 16:31:42 UTC 2023

Hi Max,

You don't say Mac or PC, but probably doesn't matter...

When you would normally open the pdf... do you issue some 'open' command?
Can you just change it to a 'print' command?

Phil Potter
Based in Chester in the UK.

On 13/03/2023 16:08, Max Hattenback wrote:
> Hello Everyone,
> We upload PDFs into our postgres database as binaries, I am able to within Omnis load the data from the PDF, write a file to the local machine and then open the PDF in the default application for PDFs. However, there are scenarios where I would rather send the PDF directly to a printer, so the user doesn't have to make an extra input to print from adobe, is this possible?
> Max Hattenback
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